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Growth, Development and Progression Crisis After crisis?
Szávai FERENC

Last modified: 2016-10-07

Abstract


The real issue is which world model can answer the following question: when will our world reach the limits to growth?

The models are consistent in that, to answer the question: it is happening right now.

To different extent, but fossil propellant, mineral resources, drinking water, food will reach all time maximum in a matter of one or two generations.

The direct consequences of exponential growth as opposed to the finite resources of our planet.

One of the greatest challenge lying before humanity is to make the transition from an exponentially growing society into a society which is on a path of sustained growth.

This challenge carries with it many problems for us to be solved. The reduction of energy, global warming are signs of a much deeper problem.

But the basic problem is this: exponential growth while limited resources of the system.

 

This problem has no solution at present.


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